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Books on patristics, including the history and practices of the Early Church, works on the lives and thought of the Church Fathers, and studies of early Christian texts.

Islam and Christian Theology

Islam and Christian Theology:

A Study of the Interpretation of Theological Ideas in the Two Religions (Part 2, Volume II)

By James W. Sweetman

Part 2, volume II of the study of the inter-relation between the theological teaching of Islam and that of the Christian Fathers and of mediaeval theologians.

Series: Library of Ecclesiastical History

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ISBN: 9780227172049

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ISBN: 9780227172032
Jesus Monotheism

Jesus Monotheism:

Volume I: Christological Origins: The Emerging Consensus and Beyond

By Crispin Fletcher-Louis

Volume I of a work on the Christological beliefs of the first Christians, in which a monotheistic view of Jesus's divinity is traced back to early Jewish roots.

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ISBN: 9780227175781
The Making of the Self

The Making of the Self:

Ancient and Modern Asceticism

By Richard Valantasis

A wide-ranging study of asceticism in the Roman and early Christian traditions, combining both historical and theoretical analysis.

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ISBN: 9780227172810

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ISBN: 9780227903278
Martyrdom and Persecution in the Early Church

Martyrdom and Persecution in the Early Church

By W.H.C. Frend

The definitive survey of martyrdom and persecution during the first four centuries of Christianity.

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ISBN: 9780227172292
Mission in the Early Church

Mission in the Early Church:

Themes and Reflections

By Edward L. Smither

An examination of the missionary activities of Christians during the Patristic period, their themes and their methods, drawing lessons for mission today.

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ISBN: 9780227174852

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ISBN: 9780227902950
Negating Negation

Negating Negation:

Against the Apophatic Abandonment of the Dionysian Corpus

By Timothy D. Knepper

A closely reasoned analysis of the works of Pseudo-Dionysius the Areopagite, demonstrating that they do not support an apophatic understanding of the divine.

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ISBN: 9780227174555

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ISBN: 9780227902653
New Testament Apocrypha

New Testament Apocrypha:

Volume I: Gospels and Related Writings

By Wilhelm Schneemelcher and R. Mcl. Wilson

Volume I of the authoritative edition of non-canonical New Testament writings, including the Infancy Gospels and the gospels of the Gnostics.

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ISBN: 9780227679159
New Testament Apocrypha

New Testament Apocrypha:

Volume II: Writing Related to the Apostles, Apocalypse and Related Subjects

By Wilhelm Schneemelcher and R. Mcl. Wilson

Volume II of the authoritative edition of non-canonical New Testament writings, covering the non-Gospel writings including those on the Apostles and Apocalypse.

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ISBN: 9780227679173
The One and the Three

The One and the Three:

Nature, Person and Triadic Monarchy in the Greek and Irish Patristic Tradition

By Chrysostom Koutloumousianos

A fertile study of convergences in early monastic thought in Ireland and Byzantine Greece, revealing theological insights into ecclesiology and the Trinity.

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ISBN: 9780227175149

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ISBN: 9780227904190

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ISBN: 9780227904183
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ISBN: 9780227904176
One Path for All

One Path for All:

Gregory of Nyssa on the Christian Life and Human Destiny

By Rowan A. Greer and J. Warren Smith

Essays and translations of Gregory of Nyssa's original writings, identifying the ultimate unity of humanity in Christ as one of his key themes.

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ISBN: 9780227175347

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ISBN: 9780227904794
Orthodoxy and Heresy in Early Christian Contexts

Orthodoxy and Heresy in Early Christian Contexts:

Reconsidering the Bauer Thesis

By Paul A. Hartog (editor)

Essays re-examining Walter Bauer's thesis on the emergence of Christian orthodoxy from multiple competing Christianities in the light of recent scholarship.

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ISBN: 9780227175392

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ISBN: 9780227904947